Category: Market News

Housing demand fades even as economy booms

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WASHINGTON – Dec. 19, 2017 – Despite steady job creation, record stock market gains and faster economic growth in recent months, new consumer findings from the National Association of Realtors® (NAR) surprisingly show that a smaller and smaller share of…

NAR: Feb.’s pending home sales leap 5.5%

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WASHINGTON – March 29, 2017 – Pending home sales rebounded sharply in February to their highest level in nearly a year and second-highest level in over a decade, according to the National Association of Realtors® (NAR). All major U.S. regions…

Real and imaginary barriers holding back buyers

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WASHINGTON – Feb. 2, 2017 – In 2016, existing-home sales increased 3.8 percent and hit a 10-year high, but affordability pressures, student debt and possible downpayment confusion prevented many aspiring homeowners from reaching the market, according to a recent analysis…

NAR: Pending home sales bounce back in Dec.

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WASHINGTON – Jan. 30, 2017 – Pending home sales picked up in December as solid increases in the South and West offset weakening activity in the Northeast and Midwest, according to the National Association of Realtors® (NAR). The Pending Home…

Martin County, Florida Real Estate Trend

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January 24th, 2017 – Take a look at the real estate market trend for single family homes in Martin County, Florida! Martin County includes Stuart, Palm City, Jensen Beach, Hobe Sound, Indiantown, Sewall’s Point, and parts of Jupiter and Hutchinson…

2016 Fla. international investment down $4.3B

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ORLANDO, Fla. – Dec. 16, 2016 –Florida Realtors latest report, Profile of International Residential Real Estate Activity, finds that international sales hit $19.4 billion this year, though that’s less than the $23.7 billion spent in 2015. As a percentage of…